In his resent tweet, the U.S. president has said that Germany owes a vast sums of money to NATO.
In the tweet, Trump says Berlin must pay the United States for the powerful, and very expensive defense it provides to Germany. Trump met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Washington on Friday. The two leaders showed little common ground during their talks. Since Trump took office as U.S. president, Washington and Berlin have been mainly at odds on a range of issues, including NATO, Russia, global trade and the refugee crisis.
Professors, University of Minnesota Duluth